Lake Charles, LA

10:03 AM CDT on June 23, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Bagdad Road | | Change Station

Elev 16 ft 30.26 °N, 93.23 °W | Updated 10 seconds ago

Rain
Rain
82.6 °F
Feels Like 93 °F
N
8.1
Wind Variable Wind from SSW
Gusts 10.6 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.87 in
Visibility 7.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 1400 ft
Heat Index 93 °F
Dew Point 79 °F
Humidity 88%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:12 AM 8:17 PM
Waning Crescent, 0% visible
METAR KCWF 231350Z 20009KT 7SM OVC014 28/26 A2987
Pressure 29.87 in
Visibility 7.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 1400 ft
Heat Index 93 °F
Dew Point 79 °F
Humidity 88%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:12 AM 8:17 PM
Waning Crescent, 0% visible
METAR KCWF 231350Z 20009KT 7SM OVC014 28/26 A2987

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Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 9:04 PM CDT Jun. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Sabine River near Deweyville.
* From late Friday night until further notice... or until the warning
is cancelled.
* At 7:45 PM Thursday the stage was 21.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by early Saturday morning and
continue to rise to near 24.6 feet by Tuesday evening. Additional
rises are possible thereafter.
* Impact... at stages near 25.0 feet... lowest roads beside the river
flood around Deweyville and subject to being closed. In addition,
low-lying roads in southwest Beauregard Parish are flooded
including Robert Clark Road. Flooding occurs on the south side of
Niblett Bluff park with access roads to Camp houses cut off around
the park. Access roads to the river in northeastern Orange County
become flooded.
* Impact... at stages near 24.0 feet... minor lowland flooding will
occur.
* Impact... at stages near 23.0 feet... the river is at bankfull
stage.


Lat... Lon 3057 9363 3011 9364 3011 9378 3031 9381
      3062 9378




904 PM CDT Thu Jun 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Calcasieu River near salt water barrier.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:00 PM Thursday the stage was 5.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 6.0 feet by
tomorrow morning. Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* Impact... at stages near 6.0 feet... significant flooding of
numerous recreational camps and homes will occur. River Road and
much of Mims Road are impassable.
* Impact... at stages near 5.5 feet... access roads including River
Road in North Lake Charles and Mims Road in Westlake become
impassable to some vehicles.
* Impact... at stages near 5.0 feet... River Road in North Lake
Charles and Mims Road in Westlake are flooded. Extensive Marshland
flooding will occur.
* Impact... at stages near 4.5 feet... water covers portions of River
Road in North Lake Charles.


Lat... Lon 3036 9309 3029 9303 3014 9328 3017 9335 3035 9332




904 PM CDT Thu Jun 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Calcasieu River at Old Town Bay.
* Until late Tuesday night... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 6:00 PM Thursday the stage was 5.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
Tuesday morning.
* Impact... at stages near 6.0 feet... goos Ferry Road becomes
impassable. Calcasieu River from the saltwater barrier to the
Parish line may be closed to recreational boat traffic.
* Impact... at stages near 5.0 feet... water over lowest portions of
goos Ferry Road. Cars should be moved to higher ground.


Lat... Lon 3038 9314 3031 9303 3025 9308 3019 9321 3030 9329




Coastal Flood Advisory
Issued: 8:30 AM CDT Jun. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Coastal flood advisory in effect until 1 PM CDT this
afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a coastal
flood advisory, which is in effect until 1 PM CDT this afternoon.

* Coastal flooding... 1 to 2 feet above ground level

* timing... at least through early afternoon

* impacts... minor coastal flooding along the coast and in the
coastal lakes and bays.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A coastal flood advisory indicates that onshore winds and tides
will combine to generate flooding of low areas along the shore.